Community Health Centers of Burlington is a seeking a Permanent Supportive Housing Case Worker to work with individuals and/or couples who need support to establish and maintain stable housing through case management and collaboration. The population will include people with mental health issues and co-occurring disorders who need a comprehensive approach to services and resources. This position will assist people in applying for any main stream benefits for which they may qualify. Connections to agencies suitable to meeting the needs of the client will be made and managed. The position will pursue housing options in the community with the client, and then continue to work with them once housed to ensure ongoing stability and that skills necessary to maintain independent housing have been acquired.
- Bachelor Degree in Social Work or other human service related field required, MSW preferred.
- A minimum of 3-5 years of direct service experience requested
- Ability to meet clients “where they are” literally and figuratively, working with a diverse population of clients with a variety of challenges.
All people share a powerful need for the basic necessities of a good life and a place that understands that good health starts with a caring touch and a kind word. For over 45 years, the Community Health Centers of Burlington (CHCB) has provided access to high quality health care regardless of financial status or life circumstance. We strive to improve the health of all within the communities we serve in an environment that conveys respect, offers support, and encourages people to be actively involved in their own health care.
CHCB is an innovative Federally Qualified Health Center with eight sites throughout Chittenden Country and southern Grand Isle County. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the organization.
Learn more about this position and other current career opportunities at https://www.chcb.org/careers/positions-available/
- Position Type: Unknown / Not Applicable
- Location: Chittenden County
- Employment Type/ Status: Full Time